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Renowned Pakistan actor Qazi Wajid dead

IANS  |  Islamabad 

Veteran Qazi Wajid, a pioneer of Pakistan's radio industry, has passed away, the media reported on Monday.

DawnNews said the 87-year-old was admitted to a with complaints of heart palpitations.

Said fellow Javed Sheikh: "I just heard the news and I can barely believe it. This is a great loss for the industry."

After remaining associated with the radio industry for 25 years, joined television in 1966. He was also a

He was part of a number of Television (PTV) classics including "Khuda Ki Basti". The role of Raja he played in it became the reason for his fame on television.



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First Published: Mon, February 12 2018. 18:12 IST